The first table below looks at the demand for Grails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grails over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grails
Rank 167 147 151
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Grails 3 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.081% 0.46% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 1.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 2
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +16.78%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +19.40%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1473 1230 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.70% 37.72% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 981 834 852
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Grails
UK

Grails
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Grails Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Grails
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grails across the Scotland region.

Grails Salary Trend in Scotland

Grails
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grails within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -19 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Grails
UK

Grails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Grails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grails.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Groovy
2 6 (85.71%) JSON
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) JSF
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Maven
4 4 (57.14%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) JBoss
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
4 4 (57.14%) Kanban
4 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 4 (57.14%) Open Source
4 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 4 (57.14%) Gherkin
4 4 (57.14%) Artifactory
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 3 (42.86%) Sybase
6 2 (28.57%) JUnit
6 2 (28.57%) EJB
6 2 (28.57%) J2EE

Grails
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Grails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Maven
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Artifactory
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Mockito
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) JSON
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
1 6 (85.71%) JSF
2 4 (57.14%) RESTful
2 4 (57.14%) Gherkin
3 2 (28.57%) EJB
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) JMS
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Wicket
3 2 (28.57%) Java SE
3 2 (28.57%) JPA
3 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) D3.js
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Kanban
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Groovy
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) JBoss
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Sybase